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besser
Pronunciation: / ˈbɛsɐ /

Translation of besser in English:

Adjektiv

adverbial

  • 1[immer] alles besser wissen
    always know better
    es besser haben
    (es leichter haben)
    have an easier time of it
    es kommt noch besser
    [ironisch]
    it gets even better
    [ironisch]
    besser gesagt
    to be [more] precise
    sie war nicht ganz offen, oder besser gesagt, sie hat uns belogen
    she was not quite frank, or to put it bluntly, she lied to us
    es geht ihm besser
    he feels better
    kurze Zeit später ging es ihr schon wieder besser
    a short time later, she had already recovered
  • 2 (lieber) See examples:das lässt du besser sein od. [umgangssprachlich] bleiben
    you'd better not do that
    er ließe es besser bleiben, sich einzumischen
    he would be better advised not to interfere
    er täte besser daran, zu …
    he would do better to …
    geh besser zum Arzt
    you'd better go to the doctor

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